UPDATE: Missing 9-year-old Idaho boy found safe in Utah mountains

PARK CITY, Utah (KSL.com) — A 9-year-old boy from Jerome, Idaho who got separated from his family during a hike in the Uinta Mountains on Wednesday was found safe on Thursday morning.

Summit County Sheriff Justin Martinez said Stratton Joshua Wright was safely reunited with his father shortly before 11 a.m. Thursday.

Stratton had last been seen about 8 p.m. Wednesday near Bear Lake, in the Henrys Fork drainage area on the northern slope of the Uintas, according to a news release from the Summit County Sheriff’s Office.

Crews searched the area on the ground and from the air throughout the night Wednesday and resumed the search Thursday morning until Stratton was found.